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Merton's Correspondence with:

William J. Miller; William Miller

Miller, William J.  printer


Descriptive Summary

Record Group: Section A - Correspondence
Dates of materials: 1960
Volume: 1 item(s); 1 pg(s)

Scope and Content

There is no extant correspondence from Miller, but the thesis exists in the Merton Center collection (see "Related Information" below). The file contains one letter of response from Merton, critiquing Miller's plan for a Cistercian monastery with both praise and criticism based on experience from having lived the monastic life.


William J. Miller wrote a plan for the construction of a Cistercian monastery as an undergraduate thesis in architecture at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio.

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Related Information and Links

See also "A Trappist Cistercian Monastery" by William J. Miller.

Series List

This Record Sub-Group is not divided into Series and is arranged chronologically.

Container List

#DateFrom/ToFirst LinesPub ✓Notes
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1. 1960/01/06 TALS from Merton I am sorry I have not written to you before this, but it has slipped my mind. Your plan for «detailed view»

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